This charming, vintage, Native American miniature buffalo animal effigy has a highly polished black body and legs with a matte glaze head and beard. Dorothy and her husband Paul specialize in small figurative pottery with Dorothy making the forms and Paul doing the polish and finishing.
MAKER Dorothy Paul Gutierrez (Santa Clara Pueblo, Native American, 1940)
MARKS Signed (base): Dorothy Gutierrez.
DATE c. 1970
DIMENSIONS Width 1.5 Depth 0.75 Height 1.25 in.